The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 119 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 1 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.061% 0.61% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 1.09% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 5
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
996 1005 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 60.58% 55.80% 57.23%
Number of salaries quoted 905 878 733
Average salary £38,000 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Oxfordshire region.

Groovy Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
4 4 (44.44%) TestNG
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) JUnit
4 4 (44.44%) JDBC
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 4 (44.44%) QA
4 4 (44.44%) JPA
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Subversion
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Apache Flex
5 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) JSP
6 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
7 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
2 4 (44.44%) JUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 4 (44.44%) TestNG
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) JDBC
3 4 (44.44%) JPA
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Flex
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
6 1 (11.11%) Apache CXF
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) ActionScript
4 1 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe